Desmopressin

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Desmopressin Overview

Desmopressin, sold under the trade name DDAVP among others, is a medication used to treat diabetes insipidus, bedwetting, hemophilia A, von Willebrand disease, and high blood urea levels.[1] In hemophilia A and von Willebrand disease, it should only be used for mild to moderate cases.[1] It may be given in the nose, by injection into a vein, by mouth, or under the tongue.[1] Common side effects include headaches, diarrhea, and low blood sodium.&...

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small white round pill found with a line through one side and the number 0.2 on the other side

small round white pill found with a line through one side and the number 0.2 on the other side ## The medication is called Desmopressin. It's a man-made form of a hormone that occurs naturally in the pituitary gland. This hormone is important for many functions including blood flow, blood pressure, kidney function, and regulating how the body uses water. Desmopressin is used to treat bed-wetting, central cranial diabetes insipidus, and increased thirst and urination caused by head surgery or head trauma.

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small white oval pill ## i need to know what this is used for, my son came to me with this. mother has not provided any information, pills in plastic bag. ## DESMOPRESSIN (By mouth) Desmopressin (des-moe-PRES-in) Helps control thirst and frequent urination caused by diabetes insipidus and certain brain injuries. This medicine also treats bedwetting problems.

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i have a small white oval pill with Barr on one side on the other 233 with 0.2 under it ## Pill Image This is Desmopressin Acetate 0.2mgs, this is a form of Vasopressin, an antidiuretic to help prevent dehydration by regulating the amount of salt and water in the body.

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Desmopressin
  • Injection: 0.004mg/ml, 0.015mg/ml, 4mcg/ml
  • Solution: 0.01%
  • Spray: 0.83mcg/0.1ml, 1.66mcg/0.1ml
  • Spray, Metered: 0.00083mg/spray, 0.00166mg/spray, 0.01mg/actuation, 0.01mg/spray, 0.15mg/spray, 1.5mg/spray, 150mcg/actuation
  • Tablet: 0.0277mg, 0.0553mg, 0.1mg, 0.2mg, 27.7mcg, 53.3mcg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Desmopressin: (58 results)

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  • 0075-2450 Ddavp .1 mg/ml Nasal Solution by Sanofi-aventis U.S. LLC
  • 0093-7316 Desmopressin Acetate 0.1 mg Oral Tablet by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0093-7317 Desmopressin Acetate 0.2 mg Oral Tablet by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0115-1646 Desmopressin Acetate .1 mg Oral Tablet by Impax Generics
  • 0115-1647 Desmopressin Acetate .2 mg Oral Tablet by Impax Generics
  • 0409-2265 Desmopressin Acetate 4 ug/ml Intravenous; Subcutaneous Injection, Solution by Hospira, Inc.
  • 0591-2464 Desmopressin Acetate 0.1 mg Oral Tablet by Watson Laboratories, Inc.
  • 0591-2465 Desmopressin Acetate 0.2 mg Oral Tablet by Watson Laboratories, Inc.
  • 0615-7549 Desmopressin Acetate 0.2 mg Oral Tablet by Ncs Healthcare of Ky, Inc Dba Vangard Labs
  • 0703-5051 Desmopressin Acetate 4 ug/ml Intravenous Injection by Teva Parenteral Medicines, Inc.
  • 0703-5054 Desmopressin Acetate 4 ug/ml Intravenous Injection by Teva Parenteral Medicines, Inc.
  • 16714-883 Desmopressin Acetate .1 mg Oral Tablet by Northstar Rx LLC
  • 16714-884 Desmopressin Acetate .2 mg Oral Tablet by Northstar Rx LLC
  • 23155-489 Desmopressin Acetate .1 mg Oral Tablet by Heritage Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 23155-490 Desmopressin Acetate .2 mg Oral Tablet by Heritage Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 24208-342 Desmopressin Acetate .1 mg/ml Nasal Solution by Bauch & Lomb Incorporated
  • 25021-460 Desmopressin Acetate 4 ug/ml Intravenous; Subcutaneous Injection, Solution by Sagent Pharmaceuticals
  • 25021-461 Desmopressin Acetate 40 ug/10ml Intravenous; Subcutaneous Injection, Solution by Sagent Pharmaceuticals
  • 42291-241 Desmopressin Acetate 0.1 mg Oral Tablet by Avkare, Inc.
  • 42291-242 Desmopressin Acetate 0.2 mg Oral Tablet by Avkare, Inc.
  • 38 more results ...

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